International efforts have tightened the noose on Somalia’s infamous pirates, but the scourge is alive in West Africa and …
Chuck Hagel to clear the air with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif following controversy over American drone strikes
Karzai gets apology by phone for a strike that killed civilians amid security-agreement negotiations
Following 10,000-people-strong road blockade on Saturday
Pushes back against reports that a Karzai official pushed the U.S. to acknowledge military mistakes
Brought a humvee full of equipment to insurgent militia
For some American allies, such as the UK, whose parliament seemed to reject any armed involvement in Syria on Thursday, punitive airstrikes against the regime of Syrian President Bashar Assad might be too much to stomach. For …
The Afghanistan endgame looms as Kabul takes over security fully from the coalition of international troops in the country. On the same day, reports emerged detailing plans of talks in Qatar between U.S. officials and the Taliban.
A British Gitmo? Camp Bastion, a vast expanse of prefabricated buildings and razor wire, is the operating base for almost 30,000 British troops in Afghanistan. It is also a holding facility for Afghan prisoners
To fight a war, you need three essentials: weapons, fighters and cash
Hush-hush talks staged near Paris by independent organizers bring leaders of enemy sides in the Afghan war together for informal talks. Will this lead to official peace negotiations?
French President François Hollande becomes the first Western leader to recognize the newly-formed coalition leadership of Syrian rebel forces, and ups pressure on other nations to follow his lead.